2018 Mazdaspeed 3 News, Rumors, Specs

Monday, September 19th 2016. | Mazda

Body and chassis of 2018 Mazdaspeed 3 will be different and affordable then the previous one. First generation was released in 2007. As a future vehicle, Mazdaspeed plans to give new changes in overall sides.

New Mazdaspeed 3 Front Angle

Besides that, the performance and appearance of 2018 Mazdaspeed 3 can be guaranteed to give more comfortable and luxurious. The manufacturer will revise both layouts in the exterior and interior as well as under the hood by using a powerful unit.

2018 Mazdaspeed 3 Exterior

New Mazdaspeed 3 Side New Mazdaspeed 3 Rear Angle

New revision for the external design will make 2018 Mazdaspeed 3 more attractive. The headlights in the front side will be completed with new LED lights. Besides that, on the both sides of this car, the bumpers will be improved to get sporty look. This new sedan will have special set of wheels, unique paint, and new grill. The rear end will come out with new taillights, a roof-mounted spoiler of larger proportions, and different exhaust tips.

2018 Mazdaspeed 3 Interior

New Mazdaspeed 3 Interior

Overall cabin will be supported with premium materials. There are available red stitches to give luxury appearance. Besides that, the suede or Alcantara inserts will be added to contrast the stitches. There will be red cues and aluminum accents for the dashboard. As the latest luxury sedan, Mazdaspeed 3 will have special software and other attributes to get better reflect sporty hatch’s cabin. There are available Bluetooth connectivity, iPod integration, and US ports. Besides that, the shift knob and the steering wheel of 2018 Mazdaspeed 3 will be covered using high quality leather material. The front seats will have heated technology. For the safety reasons, the latest Mazdaspeed will get new safety features such as airbags, forward collision warning, seatbelts, anti-lock brakes, stability control, smart city brake support, rearview camera, rear cross-traffic alert, lane departure warning, blind-spot monitors, mandatory safety system, and special Brembo brake calipers.

2018 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine

Under the hood of this new sedan will be developed with one of powerful unit engines, which has high quality and better performance than the previous model. Based on the rumor, 2018 Mazdaspeed 3 will have a 2.5 liter turbocharged 4-cylinder unit. The engine has capability to produce 300 horsepower. To reach high performance, the engine will be mated with a 6-speed manual transmission. Then, the power of combination of engine will be transferred to all wheels drive. As the result, the latest Mazdaspeed 3 will have fuel consumption that is more efficient than the previous one. Possibility, this new car has 20 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.

2018 Mazdaspeed 3 Release Date and Price

Compared with Civic Type R and Focus RS, Mazda has performance oriented in number 3. The base price is lower than both models, but compared with the previous Mazdaspeed 3, the latest 2018 Mazdaspeed 3 will be slightly higher. It will go around $30,000. This new model has capability to sit on the top of lineup.  According to the rumor, new Mazdaspeed 3 will be debuted in the automobile market around next year, 2017. The other mentions that the car will be launched in 2018. Unfortunately, there is no confirmation by the manufacturer.